The Buzbee Family European Vacation !

Germany and Austria

March, April 1998

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King Ludwig II's Hohenschwangau Castle

Hohenschwangau from

Any icy lake in the Austrian Alps
Is this upside down ?

A "Stair Stepped" section of Rothenburg's City Wall

Jim about to
throw Tom off Richenstein Castle

Judi and Laura at the entrance to Richenstein castle. Our room was directly above the walking couple.

Tom and I made our way up to a ruined section of Richenstein castle and climbed this turret. In the background you can see vineyards and a barge on the Rhine.

Tom in the turret. In the near foreground is another turret. On the hill in the far background you can see Rhinestein castle and barges along the river

Tom in a ruined section of the castle. The oldest foundations of the castle date back neary 1000 years.

Jim, Tom and Laura in a village on the Rhine

The famous Mouse Tower on an island in the Rhine. Legend has it that the local Tax Collector was devoured by mice here in the year 970

Another castle along the Rhine

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